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CollectionsE-Books (157), Owned, read, passed on (398), ARCs (51), Your library (3,823), Currently reading (4), To read (2,055), Read but unowned (535), All collections (3,823)

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TagsSF (517), American Civil War (476), Second World War (278), Fiction (229), Historical Fiction (166), Military History (156), Biography (127), Alternate History (123), Mystery (105), Fantasy (105) — see all tags

MediaNot set (19), Book (3,803), Paper Book (3,623), Audiobook (19), Ebook (38), Other (1), Map (1)

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About my libraryIt's split between bookshelves and boxes in the basement. Actually plastic waterproof containers. I had a bad experience with water damage once before. My library has a lot of military history and SF in it, but there is lots of other stuff mixed in.

If a book has a rating I've read it but don't necessarily still have a copy. If it has not been rated that means I own it and haven’t read it. That category is embarrassingly high; it seems I get books much faster then I can read them

Groups75 Books Challenge for 2009, 75 Books Challenge for 2010, 75 Books Challenge for 2011, 75 Books Challenge for 2012, 75 Books Challenge for 2013, 75 Books Challenge for 2014, 75 Books Challenge for 2015, 75 Books Challenge for 2016, American Civil War, American Historyshow all groups

Favorite authorsDouglas Adams, James Bovard, Jimmy Buffett, Bernard Cornwell, David Drake, Ian Fleming, C. S. Forester, James W. Hall, Carl Hiaasen, John Keegan, Elmore Leonard, Morgan Llywelyn, John D. MacDonald, Edward Marston, Peter McWilliams, Patrick O'Brian, P. J. O'Rourke, George P. Pelecanos, Ellis Peters, Jerry Pournelle, Fred Reed, Carl Sagan, Michael F. Scheuer, S. M. Stirling, David Weber (Shared favorites)

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Favorite bookstoresC & W Used Books - Woodbridge

Favorite librariesPotomac Community Library, Prince William Public Library System

Homepagehttp://www.gradb.wordpress.com

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Real nameMike

LocationThe Great Commonwealth of Virginia

Account typepublic, lifetime

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Member sinceDec 8, 2007

Currently readingBroken Angels by Richard K. Morgan
Evil Is a Matter of Perspective by Adrian Tchaikovsky
Active Measures: Part I (Active Measures Trilogy) (Volume 1) by Matt Fulton
Overthrow: America's Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq by Stephen Kinzer

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